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CNN
Nov 1, 2013 3:00am PDT
problem with the affordable care act website. those professionals in the national security agency and elsewhere in the intelligence community are focused on one thing only, keeping americans safe and troops and diplomats abroad safe and keeping our allies safe. we need talent across the board. there's no question these revelations have caused some tensions in our relationships but i think the fundamental fact that the american people need to know is the national security agency is focused on foreign intelligence targets, those individuals and groups out there in the world who have as their primary focus doing harm to the american people, doing harm to our allies and they do a great job every day. >> isn't leadership on that issue then for the president to push off all of these attacks about spying and who we're spying on and whether it's right, if it's so important especially in a post 9/11 world, isn't the strength of leadership saying we spy, you may not like it, that's how it works. we're not going to reveal too much about this. think about it in the next election if you don't like it. the idea reviewing plans the presid
NBC
Oct 29, 2013 4:30am PDT
intelligence committee hears from the head of the nsa, and the director of national intelligence, and the justice department. they will testify on what type of stlans the national security agency can and cannot do. the white house says president obama was not aware the nsa was spying on world leaders including german chancellor angela merkel. the leak came from documents stolen by edward snowden. >> yahoo!'s ceo is the owner of the oldest funeral home. marissa meyer is the new owner of the funeral home located on more than an acre on the corner of middlefield road and addison avenue about a block east of meyer's home. sourlss told the paper they think that meyer is going to use it for residential purposes. they will go out of business in two days on halloween. >> this morning the birthplace of the apple computer is officially part of history. the los altos historical commission voted unanimously to turn the childhood home of late co-founder steve jobs into an historical site. it means the home is now protected so a builder cannot come in and demolish it. the plan is to put up a plaque in front of the home where jobs and steve wozniak built the first 50 apple one computers in 1976.
Al Jazeera America
Nov 1, 2013 6:00am EDT
national security agency may have overstepped the mark in its intelligence gathering. speaking at an international summit on thursday john kerry said i assure you innocent people are not being abused in this process but, yes, in some cases it has reached too far. we are going to try to make sure it doesn't happen in the future. and he added and the president is now doing a thorough review in order that nobody will have the sense of abuse. meanwhile indonesia has claims the embassys were used as spying hubs for the u.s., indonesia foreign minister and said the country is deeply concerned by the allegation. information was leaked by former nsa contractor edward snowden and the prime minister said the government has not broken any laws. a worker strike in the indoe knee is a region is in the second day and demanding more pay and better conditions and unions say two million people took part on the strikes on thursday but police say the figures are much lower. thailand now where a controversial bill granting amnesty to politicians for crimes they committed is a step closer to becoming law
MSNBC
Oct 28, 2013 5:30am EDT
reports the national security agency ended a program that spied on as many as 35 world leaders after the white house ordered an internal review over the summer. senior officials say several programs have already been shutdown and others are expected to be closed at a later date. the report also states president obama spent nearly five years in office in the dark, unaware of the nsa's practices overseas. officials say the targets of these programs are not typically decided by the president but by the agency. yesterday congressman peter king defended the nsa's programs saying they should be viewed as a positive thing for everyone involved. >> the president should stop apologizing and stop being defensive. the reality is the nsa saved thousands of lives. not just the united states but also in france and germany and throughout europe. we're not doing it for the fun of it. this is to gather valuable intelligence which helps not just us but the europeans. >> with the government shutdown behind us and the fight of obama care still going the republican party beginning it's search for a
PBS
Nov 4, 2013 11:00am PST
department has declined to confirm or deny the report washington's national security agency spying on high priority israeli military targets in york times reported on nov third in a seven page article based on documents leaked by performer and as a contractor that were snowed in all the in depth overview the tales highly classified documents leaked by snowden they include document outlining the american intelligence agencies monitoring of israeli targets namely israel defense forces drone aircraft and israel's black sparrow missile system classified documents leaked to the report further confirm the reports of past cooperation between the nsa any of the idf signal intelligence unit eighty two under it would try clearly cheese raw materials ok my signals intelligence that is by spying. top obama administration officials have in the past praised israel's intelligence capabilities and express gratitude for receiving access to it. new york times report comes on the heels of our age in europe over the revelation that the us listen in on european leaders including capping german chancellor angel
CNBC
Nov 4, 2013 1:00pm EST
grandeur scheme of things. how much is the american public outraged by the idea that national security agency could be spying on them. the foreign intelligence surveillance act, all those things very much in question with regard to how google and nsa and everybody treats electronic data. >> the hour's top story and that is preet bharara firing a fresh warning saying that no institution is too big to jail. let's take a listen. >> greed, sometimes, is not good. and there are at least 75 convicted insider trading defendants who today would likely agree. but individual guilt is not the whole of our mission. sometimes blame worthy institutions need to be held accountable too. no institution should rest easy in the belief that it is too big to jail. >> something he has said before, dom, but you can't help, given the context, he's gone after now one of the largest hedge funds in the world, and basically supervised its dismantling, guilty pleas to five counts here, one wonders and he's got ongoing stuff with the biggest banks in the country. >> here's the interesting part about this. wasn't that long ago that goldman sachs got sued in the abby cas debt ffiasco,
PBS
Oct 31, 2013 3:00pm PDT
about these new reports about n.s.a., national security agency's surveillance in asia, including using the u.s. and the embassies of the united states and allies and also this information about n.s.a. tapping into communication links of google and yahoo! is there something you can say to help us understand what's going on? what do you make of it? >> we had a briefing in the intelligence committee today and obviously it's a classified briefing, that's one of the frustrations of being on the intelligence committee is you can't freely share information. but as you know, general alexander, the head of the national security agency, has said that the reports about the n.s.a. tapping into google servers is not an accurate report. clearly, however, we need to have reforms of the system. we need to have more transparency. and we need to ensure that the privacy and civil liberties of americans are being safeguarded. and just today we approved a major reform bill that would l do just that. i'm very pleased that it includes an amendment that i authored with my colleague angus king from maine
Al Jazeera America
Oct 30, 2013 5:00am EDT
key role in overseeing the secret activities of the nags si. in tuesday it -- national security agency. on tuesday it provided a platform for the director of national intelens and the head of the nsa to answer critics. james clapper insisted that he was following orders on the bugging of leaders, to give the president the best information possible on his foreign counterparts. >> as long as i have been in the intelligence business, 50 years, leadership intentions, in whatever form it's expressed is kind of a basic tenant of what we are to collect and analyse. >> on recent allegations that the united states was collecting millions of phone records in france and spain, the head of the nsa offered this defense. >> this is not information we collected on european citizens. it represents information that we and our nato allies have collected in defense of our country, and in support of military operations. >> for the last several month, documents that the whistleblower edward snowden leaked showed a dragnet beyond france and spain. it's failed to become a major issue in washington. th
CBS
Oct 28, 2013 12:00pm EDT
national security agency is denying that president obama was told in 2010 of spying on germ man chancellor. the republican chairman of the house intelligence committee calls the report 100% wrong and said the leaked information is being misinterpreted. all the spying comes from documents taken from edward snowden. >>> the healthcare reform website takes another hit this weekend. the glitch sunday is linked to a data services hub that went down. the network failure impacted other government websites as well. the white house is blaming an outside contractor for the glitch, held secretary was expected to testify this week about the problems plaguing the online healthcare site. >> the federal government is granting $19 million in aide to maryland communities hit hard by superstorm sandy. one year ago tomorrow, the storm originally a hurricane, slammed into the east coast. property damage here was mainly centered on the lower eastern shore. the money can be used for damaged housing and infrastructure as well as economic developments. >>> and what a difference a year can make. we have a bright blue sky with no storm. take a live look outside right now and
CSPAN
Nov 5, 2013 4:30pm EST
a sense of what furlough meant, over 650,000 national security employees were initially furloughed, both in defense and intelligence and in other security positions in key government agencies. this is unacceptable. you can't protect a country and run a government like that. i chair the commerce-justice subcommittee. that's the committee that funds federal law enforcement, f.b.i., drug enforcement, u.s. marshals, the u.s. attorneys that actually move this, the bureau of alcohol and firearms. it keeps us safe from terrorism. it catches child predators, prosecutes drugs -- drug dealers and gangs. you know, think of how the f.b.i. went after the boston marathon killers. the c.j.s. bill adds $2.3 billion above sequester levels to allow federal law enforcement to do their job. u.s. marshals track down violent fugitives and sex offenders. d.e.a. goes after not only drug dealers but international drug cartels so it doesn't make it to the playground or to the schoolroom. the new f.b.i. director recently announced that if sequester continued, the f.b.i. will have to furlough people up to 10 days over the next year. this is not good. in the long term c.r. at the sequester level, a continui
PBS
Nov 4, 2013 5:00pm PST
the snowdon and sis called for full intelligence gathering agencies believe he was justified leaking classified think that seven edmonds head of the national security whistleblowers coalition told me while later still won't take any real action against washington that was. they have to be with the information. will i be caught in the us dollar over mexico. it's the only one thing is that it will be trialled well kind of reaction and had a studio with deceit from each country will be in contact. in a week so that's why you'll see three the action. the ears. i have faith. not only will you be that not all trades. he leads. whip it out of me just ahead when cash is king uk scraps of leftover bread the moment when people put it was the moon and on bundle. the new skills like console. auntie meets the new black suit and fittingly can only pitch. it's just that off. the use it. i am. he lead us we did it. he pushes his duty. your party years ago. it is that no one is asking with the guests that you deserve answers from saudi politics. only on rte admission free. presentation and three. unf
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 9:00am EDT
to see a significant pull back on the extent to which the national security agency is conducting surveillance, on american citizens within the united states. specifically under the u.s. patriot act which was passed after 9/11, and the national intelligence directors, clapper, james clapper and alexander will be trying to describe to what degrees they have complied with the law. they insist and they just recently actually overnight released several declassified documents trying to show that they have been complied with the directives of the secret u.s. foreign surveillance intelligence court. and that in one instance, several instances where they did exceed the boundaries allowed by that court, that they pulled back, and subsequently, the court approved their methods. so again, this is -- this won't necessarily deal with the extent with which american intelligence agencies are actually spying on foreign leaders. >> okay, tom ackerman, thank you very much, indeed. >> was it a simple car crash or a point to drive home a point by choinchinese ethnic minority? in china am teenen men square. reporting from hong kong. >> around the square normally subjected to tighter security, vehicles were being checked with the authorities wary of any repeat of monda
CBS
Oct 29, 2013 7:00am EDT
security agency monitored their phone calls. >> and intelligence sources tell the "los angeles times" that the white house did approve many of those operations. margaret brennan, good morning. >> did morning. they're upset by the volume of information collected by the nsa. they want to know what was done with it. they'll have meetings at the white house and the state department today. a lot of these questions will be one answered. president obama said there should be additional constraints on how the u.s. gathers intelligence. he told cable channel fusion. >> what we've over the past few year their compat capacities continue to develop and expand. that's why i'm issuing a national review to what they're able to do doesn't necessarily mean that they should be doing. >> reporter: the president would not say he knew that the nsa has been monitoring german chancellor merkel since 2002. in a statement released on - monday dianne feinstein said it is clear to me that certain surveillance activities have been in effect for more than a decade. and that the senate intelligence committee was n
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 2:00pm EDT
intelligence saying our nation needs this discussion. there was so much activity to tighten the security that the nation needed because so many of the agencies weren't talking about anything, and they weren't talking to each other. >> well, you know, dale, with all due respect, i have to say, that there are some people who will say that in fact there was enough information for the u.s. to connect the dots prior to september 11th. let me point this out, there is some disagreement, even among advocates. about which is begun next. chairman rogers talk about the need for some reforms. and the patriot act before september 11th. he is going to propose a freedom act that would amend the patriot act to redefine the protocols the rules that would allow the collection of data on american citizens as well as foreign intelligence gathering. there are, however, some congressman that don't think it is necessary. >> i am totally opposed to what he is trying to do. i think that the nsa is doing a outstanding job, and for its to tie its hands will cost american lives. there has been intelligence gathering against their leaders for example, german chancellor merkel.
FOX
Oct 29, 2013 5:00am PDT
intelligence committee holds a hearing on surveillance programs by the national security agency. now this follows the new allegations the nsa has been spying on foreign leaders. lawmakers said they want the talk about potential -- to talk about potential changes for the foreign intelligence surveillance act to increase transparency, and also to rebuild confidence in those programs. >>> well, syrian hackers claim they hacked president obama's twitter account. yesterday, two links posted on the president's account redirected users to sites supporting syrian president assad. the syrian electronic army has hacked into several very prominent websites including the "new york times." >>> well, we are getting more details about the case of a castro valley nursing home where 14 people were found abandoned. now yesterday we got a look inside the home on saturday, the people were removed by paramedics after someone called for an ambulance. there were just three staff members on duty. the owner's attorney said she spent more than $100,000 fixing up the nursing home. she says she was fixing deficiencies found by state inspectors. her attorney says the patients were not abandoned and that a staff of three is adequate. >>> a san francisco jury has awarded $3.7 million to 15 firefighters who sued cl
FOX
Oct 30, 2013 7:00am PDT
intelligence agencies. now, president obama ordered an investigation of intelligence- gathering programs after the reports of spying on allies by the national security agency. >>> also new this morning, the government just told us how much social security payments will go up next year. the annual cost of living adjustment is 1.5%. that's -- 1.5%. that's one of the smallest increases since automatic adjustments were adopted in 1975. the cost of living announcement was scheduled for two weeks ago but it was delayed by the government shutdown. >>> 8:489. san francisco's old mint is being used as a haunted house. the 140-year-old landmark was rented out for the week and turned into a paid halloween attraction. complete with a room gulf ghosts and goblins. the mint is managed by the nonprofit museum and historic society. they hope to turn it into a city museum one day but until then, they went it out in an effort to pay the bills. >> all right, tori. >>> 8:50. in a serious way, it's been a scary commute. a lot of crashes, tara. >> quite a few fender-benders this morning. they've been scattered all over the south bay, hayward, oakland and now san francisco. if w
WHUT
Oct 30, 2013 6:00am EDT
. intelligence chiefs defend the activities of the national security agency after allegations it spied on european allies. more than 40 people are killed in southern india when the overnight bus they were traveling in crashed and caught fire. they are the largest animals ever to walk the planet but how did these giant 80 ton creatures support their own weight? ♪ hello, everyone. to the airport outside paris where for hostages -- four frenchmen were being held hostage i al qaeda after three years. they have been released. no ransom was paid. they were seized by al qaeda-l where gun man in najeer they were working at a uranium mine. were kidnapped in september, 2010. they were kidnapped from a giant french uranium company. there are questions as to how the french government negotiated their release. the french government and president allende says france has ended the policy of ransoming hostages but the suspicion is that it still is the source of tension with the united states. for the good news former hostages who are back outside of paris having been released by kidnappers. --'s go to
FOX
Oct 29, 2013 5:00pm PDT
another two weeks. john fowler, ktvu news. >>> the head of the national security agency today denied any phone surveillance of european citizens. general keith alexander defended the nsa's intelligence data collecting. the nsa has been under fire this last week over reports of phone surveillance in europe. >>> california lieutenant governor gavin newsom and his wife are putting their support behind hillary clinton for a white house run. the newsom's today formally endorsed clinton. the newsom's say the former secretary of state has the best shot of breaking the glass ceiling and becoming the first woman president. the newsom's announcement comes a week before she is set to hit san francisco for two big appearances. >>> now at 6:00, bay area law enforcement are gearing up for the annual halloween sweep of registered sex offenders. but we'll tell you about the civil rights fight being waged to protect those sex offenders. >>> hundreds face off with sonoma sheriff's department. >>> the trick or treat tradition is just two days away and as your children get ready for halloween, police around the bay area are also preparing for their annual check of the region's registered sex offenders. good
Al Jazeera America
Nov 1, 2013 2:00am EDT
. as long as the national security agency or the federal bureau of investigation are 51% sure that the user is foreign, their emails, audio and video chats, photographs and documents are all theirs for the searching. this >> carefully worded denials followed from the companies, arguing that they give specific information to the u.s. government as legally required on a case-by-case basis. these assurances have been left irrelevant with the news and release of a new slide showing that the n.s.a. bypassed this system, gaining entry to yahoo and google's data centres by breaking into their fibre optic cables. u.s. citizens no longer receive protections as all the information is considered foreign. >> the real concern is the government uses the tapping of overseas cablings as a back door. >> one thing is clear - any data protections that exist are only for u.s. citizens. >> if you are a non-american outside the united states, basically they have a free pass to do what they like. >> the white house derives that authority from executive order 12333 which places no restribzs on the ability
CSPAN
Nov 5, 2013 6:30am EST
national intelligence. he's held this position since may of 2013 after serving at the central intelligence agency from 1981 to 2013. as the assistant director of special security director, he is responsible for leading the oversight and reform efforts of security clearance process on behalf of the director of national intelligence, we thank you for that. we thank you for your -- all your service to our country and joining us today. next witness is steven lewis, director -- deputy director for policy for industrial and physical security policy and office of the undersecretary for intelligence at the department of defense. the undersecretary of defense for intelligence is responsible for dodd's policies, programs, and -- d.o.d.'s polcy, programs, and guidance and related personnel and security. mr. lewis, thank you for your testimony today. we are clited to note, i mentioned doctor in the audience today, his daughter, sarah, who for a number of years was my scheduler. she told me where to go every day with relish. i usually went there. ot always on time. as the assistant director for special security director, mr. prioletti is responsible for leading the oversight and se
PBS
Nov 1, 2013 7:00pm PDT
drip of leaks about the national security agency. again became aggression this past week with our revelations about the tap phones of thirty five world leaders patrolling of all the personal data. more than sixty million citizens of france and spain. and it's drawn a lot of anger. goodbye friend that we were tonight he writes the host of prominent intellectuals in the site including the former german chancellor willy bronze calls headline that says we need a more realistic basis for the us german relationship. this is up a manifesto that said the new flag press meet him yet making payments made to a lean and fit something in the tank this weekend when he liked about anything and when you isn't really helping families helping families we just got its own conversation by saying no to on of those who were listening to us so he was going to use it in effect the seventies because he preferred to talk to the details but he knew it takes the stance of this nothing new i needed it. i'm very active fish in education right now and then me. he thinks is artificial. we think so because it's n
NBC
Oct 29, 2013 5:00am PDT
the head of the national security agency. tracie potts live on capitol hill this morning with more on that, and what the president is doing. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the president's meeting with his cyber security team today but his intelligence officials, the director of national intelligence, the head of the nsa, general alexander and others the justice department, they are headed to capitol hill to brief lawmakers on these intelligence programs and we keep learning more and more about via edward snowden and some of the publications he has been talking to. there were allegations that we spied on millions of people in spain. individuals, civilians, not government officials. that we've been spying on at least 35 world leaders including germany's angela merkel. they want some answers. some of those may come at the house intelligence committee hearing today. senator dianne feinstein, senate intelligence said she doesn't think there is any reason why we should be spying on world leaders especially from our allies from friendly countries. >> now that it's out in the open are they making changes, are we going to stop spying on some of these leaders? >> there is indication that's already happening. the white house has this under review, revi
CSPAN
Nov 1, 2013 12:00am EDT
director of national intelligence. yet dead in the position since may 2013 at the central intelligence agency's the 1981 through 2013. assistant director is response will for leading the oversight for security clearance process and we thank you for all your service. >> next to stephen lewis the deputy director for policy but to have the deferment of defense their response will for duty policies and programs related to personnel and facilities security. thank you for your testimony today and we're delighted to note that in the audience today is his daughter sarah who for a number of years she told me where to go every day with relish and they usually went there but not always on time but will come to both of you and sarah as the assistant director for leading the oversight and reform efforts of the security clearance process i think joe is that of order but that is okay. i test what to say, is steve that my understanding is secretary for defence of intelligence is responsible for dod policy also relating to security and the whole fraud? >> yes we do. >> how long? >> six years. >> defender defense capability it appointed to serve as director of the management team of which she is responsible for person
CBS
Oct 31, 2013 4:30am EDT
clear the air with this statement. the national security agency does not target the vatican. assertions that it has are not true. also wednesday the united nations says it received similar asurnss that its communications networks are not and will not be monitored by american intelligence, but it was not clear whether they were monitored in the past, but it's not just international bodies and city-states that are targets. the "washington post" reported the nsa broke into communication links connecting google and yahoo! world offices. the story was based on documents obtained from nsa leaker, edward snowden. the nsa denied the tactic saying it gets data from such companies only through court orders. of course, all this comes after german chancellor angela merkel learned the u.s. had been monitoring her cell phone for years. now france and spain want to know if their calls were tapped too. vinita nair, cbs news, new york. >>> passengers on a delta flight have finally reached their destination this morning after an unscheduled stop at a very remote airport. they took off from tokyo yesterday morning bound for san francisco. an engine warning message led the crew to divert the plane to cold bay, alaska, in the aleutian islands. it's a barren town with about 160 people. the 167
CSPAN
Oct 29, 2013 12:00pm EDT
? >> i do. >> you know, we have important, cooperative of relationships with the security agencies and intelligence agencies of other nations, of allied nations, and i'm not going to get into the specific alleged activities, intelligence activities of the united states or our allies. we're, obviously, more broadly engaged in a review, as i discussed at length yesterday, of our intelligence-gathering activities. mindful of the fact that because of the explosion in our technological capacities we need to look at and make sure that we are not just gathering intelligence because we can, but we're gathering it because we need it. and that review is underway and will be completed by the end of the year. >> one of the things the official gave under review is the surveillance -- is the administration's plan to conduct this review and tell the public of its outcomes all at once, or is it possible that we could learn in the coming days or a shorter time frame of the decision on that specific program -- [inaudible] >> i think generally speaking you should expect it upon conclusion of the review. we will endeavor to make public as much inf
KRON
Nov 4, 2013 4:00am PST
. >>anny: the head of the senate intelligence committee is defending the national security agency. democratic senator dianne feinstein said that the nsa operates under the direction of other departments. the agency has recently faced global criticism and claims it's like on foreign allies. >>: i believe the nsa is filled with good patriotic people who want to do the right thing. they follow the orders they are given. the administration controls intelligence. the national intelligence from markets put together by the administration. our priorities are right. as i understand it, these are the priorities. one, terrorism. two, support of our military abroad. 3, nuclear counter proliferation. for, our target in now, cyber. and those are the main areas. so essentially the nsa is told to do certain things and it doesn't. >>anny: claims of u.s. spying on allied leaders and citizens have sparked calls for the west to roll back its surveillance programs. president obama has ordered a review of those programs. >>james: no surprise here. a new poll finds over americans are against most propos
CSPAN
Oct 28, 2013 11:00pm EDT
surveillance programs. the witnesses are scheduled to director of national intelligence, james clapper, and the al keith alexander, director of the national security agency and the head of u.s. cybercommand. next an update on the affordableion of the care act and the status of the website for signing up for health insurance. washington journal, this is 40 minutes. >> joining us for a discussion, serving as a rie senior correspondent. welcome. >> thank you. >> what's the latest we know the condition of the website. >> the subcontractor is part of verizon had an outage last night. morning.till down this i checked before i arrived. that's a woe in the long saga dogged health care.gov. there was a congressional earing in the house where key contractors came in, talked about how they recommended more earlier. was not done. how the last minute the federal the ials turned off browsing function to require people make accounts. that created a backlog. hearings.ore a lot of attention and focus on the website. allowed to useot the website -- from the time they saw, they were not able to use the website at all? >> you get the home page. i clicked -- i have been able to
FOX
Oct 29, 2013 7:00am PDT
intelligence committee holds a hearing on surveillance programs by the national security agency. this follows the recent allegations that the nsa has been spying on foreign leaders. lawmakers want to discuss potential changes to the foreign intelligence surveillance act to increase transparency and rebuild confidence in the program. >>> 8:18. former new england's patriot tight end aaron hernandez already accused of murder may have been involving in a gun- running scheme. and now another nfl player is involved in this accident. hernandez pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges in the shooting death of odin lloyd. now, sports illustrated reports miami dolphins center mike pouncey was subpoenaed on sunday. that subpoena is reportedly related to the investigation into hernandez and his possible involvement in gun trafficking. pouncey is a close friend of hernandez. police view him as a witness. but he's not been charged with a crime. >>> a new digital billboard is headed to daly city. the sign will be put up at the northeast corner of the shopping center and visible to commuters on interstate 280. the sign will be donated by the westlake park community center. the vice mayor says it's a big win for the sit since it allows the government and
KRON
Nov 4, 2013 7:00am PST
head of the senate intelligence committee is defending the national security agency. a democratic senator dianne feinstein said that the nsa operates under the direction of other documents. -departments. ddt has recently faced a global criticism amid claims its fight on foreign allies. >>: i believe the nsa is filled with good patriotic people who want to do the right thing. they follow the orders they're given. the administration controls intelligence. the national intelligence from work is put together by the administration. our priorities are right. as i understand it these are the priorities are right. as i un[ male announcer ] some things are simply better at home. like the enticing aroma and distinctive taste of nespresso. elegant capsules meet masterfully crafted machines, and one touch creates the perfect coffee, cappuccino, and latte. ♪ tempt all your senses with one extraordinary coffee. [ penélope cruz ] nespresso. what else? [ male announcer ] discover the world of nespresso on grant avenue and nespresso-us.com. >>: could the morning. at times a 25. here's an update
PBS
Nov 3, 2013 3:30pm PST
studious work by former nsa contractor, edward snowden. >> the national security agency took the unusual step thursday of denying a report that'ves drop on the vatican phone calls and may have tapped in on pope francis before he was elected. what are you making up? is this a church, state issue? >> you got in on the consistent, the ones that depict the new pope, john? >> who knows. saved a lot of money. those guys have not done anything that was not known to the national security council and the white house and the idea of blaming these guys who are doing the job they were signed to do and oh my goodness, for miss feinstein, that there's a touch of hypocrisy here. >> there's a lot of outrage. i'm with clapper on this issue as well. i mean, i think because of the technological advances and the fact that we can now, you know, look in on people's cell phones, that you know, there has to be some more guidelines brought into this thing. but overall, friends spy on friends, it's not going to stop. >> what do you think of that? >> i think, well, i'm not enough people, clearly. there's n
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2013 10:00am EDT
security director at the office of director of national intelligence. he's held this position since may of 2013 after serving at the central intelligence agency from 1981 to 2013. as the assistant director of special security director, he is responsible for leading the oversight and reform efforts of security clearance process on behalf of the director of national intelligence, we thank you for that. we thank you for your -- all your service to our country and joining us today. next witness is steven lewis, director -- deputy director for policy for industrial and physical security policy and office of the undersecretary for intelligence at the department of defense. the undersecretary of defense for intelligence is responsible for dodd's policies, programs, and -- d.o.d.'s polcy, programs, and guidance and related personnel and security. mr. lewis, thank you for your testimony today. we are clited to note, i mentioned doctor in the audience today, his daughter, sarah, who for a number of years was my scheduler. she told me where to go every day with relish. i usually went there. ot always on time. as the assistant director for special security director, mr. prioletti is responsible for leading the oversight and se
CSPAN
Nov 2, 2013 12:00pm EDT
witness is brian prioletti a special security director at the office of director of national intelligence. he's held this position since may of 2013 after serving at the central intelligence agency from 1981 to 2013. as the assistant director of special security director, he is responsible for leading the oversight and reform efforts of security clearance process on behalf of the director of national intelligence, we thank you for that. we thank you for your -- all your service to our country and joining us today. next witness is stephen lewis, director -- deputy director for policy for industrial and physical security policy and office of the undersecretary for intelligence at the department of defense. the undersecretary of defense for intelligence is responsible for d.o.d.'s policy, programs, and guidance and related personnel and security. mr. lewis, thank you for your testimony today. we are excited to note, i mentioned doctor in the audience today, his daughter, sarah, who for a number of years was my scheduler. she told me where to go every day with relish. i usually went there. not always on time. as the assistant director for special security director, mr. prioletti is responsible for leading the oversight and security clearance process on be
CBS
Oct 27, 2013 7:00pm PDT
assessment on edward snowden. how serious a threat is that to national security? >> this is the most serious leak, the most serious compromise of classified information in the history of the u.s. intelligence agency. >> >> miller: because of the amount of it or the type in >> the amount and the type. ♪ ♪ >> simon: the phrase "the greatest show on earth" usually refers to the circus, but man named peter gelb who runs the metropolitan opera in new york city is doing everything he can to change that. there's no other place where you can see such monumental staging, elaborate sets and a cast of hundreds. but the met is above all about extraordinary voices, some of the best voices in the world. tonight we're going to take you backstage at the met and show it to you in a way you've never seen it before. >> i'm steve kroft. >> i'm lesley stahl. >> i'm morley safer. >> i'm bob simon. >> i'm lara logan. >> i'm scott pelley. those stories tonight on "60 minutes." >> cbs money watch update sponsored by: >> glor: good evening. the fed meets this week and is expected to maintain its current bond-buying program, currently $85 billion a month. the new york stock exchange says the mock ipo it staged for twitter this weeke
CBS
Oct 29, 2013 7:00pm EDT
here poopts the same kind of thing. >> reporter: national security agency chief keith alexander said european partners have not been shy about spying on the u.s. alexander was questioned by minnesota republican michele bachmann. >> is it your experience that allies of the united states have spied on the united states historically? >> yes. >> or even as we speak? >> yes. >> reporter: alexander denied stories based on flaeks former n.s.a. contractor edward snowden that the n.s.a. has collected the the phone numbers of millions ofs ises in france, spain, and italy. alexander said that data was passed to the u.s. by european intelligence agencies. >> to be perfectly clear, this is not information that we collect the on european citizens. it represents information that we and our nato allies have collected in defense of our countries and in support of military operations. >> reporter: now, there is strong sentiment in congress to rein in the powers of n.s.a. by prohibiting the mass collection of phone records but intelligence cheestles warned today, scott, that could put the country at hi
FOX News
Oct 28, 2013 6:00am PDT
spokesperson, says, general alexander, head of the national security agency did not discuss with president obama in 2010 an alleged foreign intelligence operation involving chancellor merkel, nor has he ever discussed alleged operations chancellor merkel. the president reportedly apologized to merkel who grew up in east germany under the eyes and ears of the sassi. he said he would have stopped the bugging if he had known about it. lawmakers say new leaks from edward snowden about the u.s. intercepting phone calls from other officials are really hurting relations. >> i think the revelations from snowden and the secrets that have been revealed are doing significant damage to our bilateral relationships with germany, with mexico, with the other countries where the suggestion is that we have listened in. so i think we have repair work to do. bill: brazil's president canceled a state visit over nsa leaks that indicated her phone calls had been listened to. bill? bill: what is the white house going to respond to or how will it respond now to these leaks, wendell? >> reporter: as they dribble out piece by piece it is really hurting things. the presid
CNN
Oct 31, 2013 9:00am PDT
decisions. the director of the national security agency has been before a congressional committee this week taking direct questions about how his department collects intelligence. >> journalists who published snowden's leaked documents told cnn he does not believe general keith alexander when he insists the nsa is following rules. >> he's being very specific and talking particularly about the reports of earlier this week, tens of millions of phone calls in france and spain, and he said it's completely false. what is your reaction to that? >> notice what he did not off, any evidence for the truth of what he's saying this is, remember, an agency that is extremely beleaguered in the middle of an intense scandal, both at home and abroad. it is an agency whose top officials have a record of lying to the congress and to the american people through the media, including general alexander. and these claims, which i was astonished to watch journalists yesterday go on television and treat as though they were the gospel are accusations made without evidence. this reporting has been going on for months in germany and brazil, never denied the reporting's accurate. suddenly they make this a
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 8:00pm EDT
committee, house intelligence committee what the security agency does is legal and helps defend the nation. alexander said he would rather take a public beating than stop a program that presents a terrorist attack. >>> it has been five months since the world first came to know edwards snowden and a lot has changed since then, especially for the people who helped leak the information. jonathan betz has a look at that story. >> it's a global story that began in the summer with edward snowden. he is now in asylum in russia but the scandal keeps unfolding because he reported handed over almost all of his secrets to two journalists, greenwald who is based in brazil. he keeps breaking stories printed in papers all over the world, usually until countries where they will make the biggest splash. greenwald works as a columnist for the guardian. on thursday, he is leaving that british paper to help start a new journalistic venture funded by the founder of ebay. that site will likely continue revealing nsa stories. his reporting partner will join him there. she was actually the first to connecticut w
NBC
Oct 29, 2013 6:00am PDT
committee is going to hear from general keith alexander, he is in charge at the national security agency, lawmakers want to know how extensive were these surveillance programs, now there are allegations that there were ordinary citizens in europe that we spied on in addition to world leaders, so some of those questions expected to come up today. the senate intelligence committee likely to hear from them at some point. california's own senator dianne feinstein, the head of that committee said with respect to nsa collection of intelligence on leaders of u.s. allies including france, spain, mexico and germany, she says let me state i am totally opposed. a top democrat in the senate from california, opposed to what the administration is now trying to explain. as of this morning a senior administration official is saying they may scale back the program. it's under white house review. they may actually now stop the surveillance on world leaders and heads of state as the review continues. >> they may stop. thank you, tracie. >> today the house will question medicare chief who faces quest
Al Jazeera America
Oct 31, 2013 11:00pm EDT
. it was a secret vote. it sets a 5-year limit on how long intelligence agencies can hold tonne records gathered. critics say it doesn't go far enough. the vet after a round of revelations about the national security agency. we have this report. >> these are the slides leaked by whistle blower edward snowden in june revealing u.s. authorities are demanding internet companies hand them user information. as long as the national security agency or the fbi are 51% sure that the user is foreign, their emails, audio and video chats, photographs and documents are theirs for the searching. carefully worded denils follow from the companies, arguing that they only give specific information to the u.s. government as legally required on a case by case basis. these assurances have been left irrelevant sholling the number of sa -- showing the nsa has bypassed this, breaking into googles and yahoo!'s cables. citizens no longer receive protection awes all information is -- as all information is considered foreign. >> the government backs into the cables as a backdoor to get around the complaints. >> one thing is clear - any data protections that do exist are only for u.s. citizens. >> if you are not a citizen, if you ar
Al Jazeera America
Nov 5, 2013 6:00am EST
claimed doctors did harm, vitalling international standards in the name of national security by helping u.k. military and intelligence agencies. we have more. >> this is how the head of the u.s. army medical command describes her group. >> an organization founded on army values, and the sacred trust that exists between patients and providers. >> but the military has fallen far short that have standard according to a two year review of public records by an independent task force of american medical, legal and ethics experts. the study by the institute of medicine as a profession found that in dealing with prisoners, military intelligence agency doctors and psychologist had taken part in abusive interrogation, inducing disorientation and anxiety, used medical information for interrogation purposes and force fed hunger strikers. at guantanamo, detineees have been force fed in violation of a half century old ban by the world medical association. >> this is one of our medical ethical principles that grounds what we do as doctors is that we respect the autonomy of our patient. that's not the case here in guantanamo. >> the report accus
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2013 8:00pm EDT
national intelligence. mr. prioletti is served in this position since may of 2013 after serving at the central intelligence agency for 1981 to 2013. the assistant director of the special security director mr. prioletti is responsible for leading the oversight and reform efforts of security plans process on behalf of the director of national intelligence. we thank you for that and we thank you for all of your service to our country and for joining us today. our next witness is steven lewis the deputy director for policy or industrial and fiscal security policy in the office of the undersecretary for intelligence at the department of defense. the undersecretary of defense for intelligence is responsible for dod policies programs and guidance related to among other things personnel and facility security. mr. lewis we thank you for your testimony today and we are delighted to note that mentioned dr. coburn in the audience today is his daughter sarah who for a number of years was my schedule -- scheduler and she told me where to go every day with relish and i usually went there. not always on time. we welcome both you and sarah. as the assistant director for special security director mr. mr
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